townland
An Caiseal Buí
genitive: an Chaisil Bhuí
(Irish)
Cashelboy
(English)

Glossary

English yellow
English stone ring-fort

Centrepoint

54.2331, -8.82104 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nóta
1666
Castleboy
ASE Leathanach: 114
1819
Castlebuy
Larkin (Sl)
1833
Cashelboy
TAB
1836
Caiseal Buidhe
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
caiseal Buidhe, 'yellow fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
mota an chaiseail
dúch:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
mota an chaisil
dúch:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
mota an chaisil
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
Cashelboy
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
[Cashelboy]
"contains a fort, a remarkable mound and the ruins of a castle" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
Castleboy
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
Castlebui
BM:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
Castlebuy
CM:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
Castleboy
Local:AL Leathanach: Sl048,21
1836
Castleboy
Irwin, Col.:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl048,21

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